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Byline: Tris Pedro

People don’t win Pulitzer prizes for just anything. These prestigious prizes go to those who exhibit the utmost excellence in journalism and the arts. Having received a Pulitzer, Kendrick Lamar not only achieved a highly-coveted honor, but also made history. The artist is the first non-classical or jazz artist to...

Whether the life-draining monster that is college tore you apart or they simply just moved away, the less mentioned “long-distance friendship” is just as arduous as the long-distance relationship.  For the friendships you just can’t bear to let go, here are some tips to keep your far-away friends close. Keep in touch...

Some days you wake up and immediately you know that it’s just one of those days.  Your mood is nasty; everything feels off. It’s terrible. Just plain terrible.  But worry not, here are some ways you can get over this slump quick. Listen to music Just plug some headphones in and block out the world.  Not only will...

Whether you’re deeply, irrevocably, unabashedly in love, or completely convinced that Valentine’s Day is a scam created by greeting card companies, you’ll find something on this list to cater to your Valentine’s Day movie-watching needs. A Walk to Remember (2002) Based on the Nicholas Sparks novel, A Walk to...

Let’s face it: with the cost of tuition, food, housing, and general existence, college students are what the cool kids call ‘broke.’ Another fact about college students: they need clothes. Okay, maybe that one isn’t really exclusive to college students.  Now, there are many ways to save money on clothes. These can...

Once considered to be taboo and practically synonymous with mental illness, fetishes have gradually become more widely accepted – or at least acknowledged and privately frowned upon — but remain mostly a mystery in terms of how and why they develop.  Since a fetish isn’t generally advertised by a person, an exact...

After stuffing ourselves fuller than the turkey on Thanksgiving, it’s time to get into the Christmas spirit and what better way to do it than by spending a comfortable night in watching Christmas movies.  Let’s dive right in to my top 10 Christmas movies. 10. It’s a Wonderful Life (1946) A Christmas favorite for the...

Most commuters at the University of Houston, and possibly any university, tend to live double-lives; one here on campus and one at home.  Also, for most commuters, that other life tends to include a job that is fifteen minutes to an hour away from campus.  Balancing two lives, on campus and off, already comes with...

Tis’ the season to fall into binge watching and what better way to get into the spooky spirit than by spending hours watching some spooky shows. Here are my top ten show recommendations for achieving the ultimate level of spookiness. 10. Lore “Lore” is a horror anthology series that recounts common folklore stories from...

With Halloween quickly approaching, a pressing need arises for all things spooky.  The time has come for haunted houses, carving pumpkins and, most importantly, horror movies.  To help you get started on your journey into the Halloween season, here is a list of my personal top 10 horror movies of all time. *Movies...